The Imitation Game

Corrected entry: The film shows Alan Turing single-handedly building the 'Bombe' which was designed by Turing and Welchman but built by the British Tabulating Machine Company under the direction of Harold Keene.

Correction: The movie most definitely does not imply that he single-handedly built the machine. The fact that he required a hundred thousand pounds to construct it indicates that other people were involved in the construction. Just because every step is not shown does not mean it did not happen.

Factual error: The detective played by Rory Kinnear is shown in 1951 typing a request for Alan Turing's military records. He changes a name with correcting fluid - unknown in the UK in 1951.

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Joan Clarke: Sometimes it is the people no one imagines anything of who do the things that no one can imagine.

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